Anthony Rizzo family member provides clue of free agent plans

It sounds like Anthony Rizzo might have enjoyed his time in New York enough to stay with the Yankees. The New York Yankees made a move at the trade deadline to bring Anthony Rizzo over from the Chicago Cubs in order to make a run at the postseason. They made it to the wild card game, where they were bounced by the rival Boston Red Sox.
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Anthony Rizzo Reportedly Has 1 Free Agency Preference

When the New York Yankees acquired Anthony Rizzo at the trade deadline this past summer, they did so knowing he might not be around next year. Rizzo was in the final year of his contract when the Yankees shipped off a pair of young prospects to bring him over from the Chicago Cubs. After the deal, Rizzo helped New York secure a Wild Card spot and homered in the Yankees’ Wild Card game loss to the Boston Red Sox.

Yankees have 5 Silver Slugger Award finalists

DJ LeMahieu (2B): .268, 10 HR, 57 RBI; 2 Silver Slugger Awards (2019, 2020) Aaron Judge (OF): .287, 39 HR, 98. RBI; 1 Silver Slugger Award (2017) Gary Sanchez (C): .204, 23 HR, 54 RBI: 1 Silver Slugger Award (2017) Giancarlo Stanton (DH): .273, 35 HR, 97 RBI; 2 Silver...

Chicago Cubs Rumors: Anthony Rizzo wants to return to the Yankees

Heading into this season, if there was one guy you felt like had a solid chance of re-signing with the Chicago Cubs long-term, odds are it was Anthony Rizzo. But then extension talks went sideways in the spring and he was eventually traded to the Yankees one day prior to the trade deadline back in July.

Yankees: Could impending Giants free agent be surprise option for NYY?

At this current moment, New York Yankees fans have no idea who will be starting at first base once 2022 arrives. Anthony Rizzo is no lock to return given the amount of money he’ll likely command, and it cannot be denied the team soured its relationship with Luke Voit after how he was handled during the second half of the season.

Silver Slugger Award finalists announced

The best hitters in baseball were recognized on Monday when the finalists for the Silver Slugger Award were announced by Louisville Slugger. The award recognizes the best offensive performers at each position in each league. The best designated hitter is included in the American League, while the best offensive pitcher is awarded in the National League.

Ex-Cubs 1B Anthony Rizzo Reportedly ‘Eager' to Return to Yankees

Rizzo reportedly 'eager' to return to Yankees in free agency originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago. Maybe former Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo will be back in blue pinstripes in 2022 after all. The navy blue kind, that is. Bob Klapisch of the Newark Star-Ledger tweeted Monday that "according to...

First baseman Anthony Rizzo is ‘eager’ to re-sign with Yankees

That is a good sign for the Bombers, but that does not mean Rizzo will be back with the Yankees next season. The Cubs traded Rizzo in part because they were unable to come to an agreement with him on a contract extension. There was said to be a gap between the parties.

Anthony Rizzo ‘eager’ to re-sign with Yankees

Anthony Rizzo spent 49 games with the New York Yankees this season, and apparently he would like to return to them. The Newark Star-Ledger’s Bob Klapisch reported on Monday that a family member says Rizzo is “quite eager” to stay with the Yankees. That is a good sign for the...

Anthony Rizzo Reportedly “Quite Eager” to Re-Sign with the New York Yankees

Wherever you land on the spectrum of hope that they’ll return, or interest in simply moving on, I think it’s worthwhile to track the free agencies of various former Cubs. While Kris Bryant isn’t likely to see his market thin out to the point where a reasonable deal with the Cubs becomes a plausible reality, I could certainly see it happening for Javy Báez or Anthony Rizzo. And it’s not like you can’t make an argument about the fit for either player on a shorter-term, high-AAV deal (neither of whom is eligible for a qualifying offer).